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Casual Collection & Delivery Driver

Devon Exeter United Kingdom, EX43 Permanent

Posted: 5 hours ago


Are you an experienced driver or logistics professional? Are you looking for a new challenge, if so, we are now recruiting for a Casual Collection & Delivery Driver working ad hoc as and when required.
Due to operational need, Sowton Motor Body Repairs, part of the Helston Garages Group require a conscientious, enthusiastic and personable Driver to assist in the collection and delivery of our vehicles.
What can we offer you?
* Equivalent to 22 days holiday plus bank holiday pro rata
* Cycle to work scheme
* Refer a friend rewards
* Life assurance
* Discounted sales, MOT, products, parts & servicing
Casual Collection & Delivery Driver Responsibilities:
* Collecting vehicles from a customer's place of work or home
* Checking the condition of the vehicle
* Communicating with the customer as to when they might expect the vehicle to be returned
* Representing the business in a professional and courteous manner
* Gathering signatures and necessary documentation from customers
* Delivering vehicles back to customers
* Car park co-ordination duties including lane controls
* Assisting the Sales department if needed with vehicle handovers
* Ad hoc duties
The ideal Casual Collection & Delivery Driver:
* Previous 2+ years driving experience desired
* Flexible (can finish late sometimes)
* Hard working and able to work under pressure
* Presentable and communicative
* Highly motivated and physically capable of working in a fast-paced environment
* A UK driving licence (no more than 3 points)
The Company
Helston Garages Group was founded in 1960, today we partner with 13 automotive brands, have 37 outlets and employ in the region of 980 people throughout the South West of England with businesses across Dorset, Somerset, Devon and Cornwall.
A major part of our success has been the emphasis that we place on creating and maintaining a skilled, knowledgeable and contented workforce. The effectiveness of this approach is demonstrated by the large proportion of our employees who stay with the Group for many years. Over a third of our staff have been with the Company for a decade or more, with approximately 90 of our staff having worked with us for more than 20 years.
We believe that we offer a stable and enjoyable working environment for our employees. Career development is enthusiastically encouraged by the Management and our Manufacturer partners, with dedicated programmes helping employees and our Apprentices with their progression and ongoing careers.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the top 25 dealer groups in the UK. If you feel you have the skills, aptitude and attitude to be one of our Casual Drivers then please click 'apply

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Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom